The Best Cake Shops in London

8 July 2021 No Comments

The Best Cake Shops in London

8 July 2021 No Comments

London is known for being a great place to get food. No matter what type of food you are looking for or which cuisine, someone will know the best place in the capital to get it from. There are many fantastic cake shops in the capital city, and we’ve put together a list of the best ones for you – which one would you check out first?

Peggy Porschen

Perhaps one of the most famous cake shops in London, Peggy Porschen is located in Belgravia and has all manners of cakes and sweet treats to choose from. Considered London’s most Instagrammable cake shop (with an instantly recognisable shop entrance), the cake shop delivers on both its aesthetic and its goods – they taste incredible.

Hummingbird Bakery

Another incredibly famous cake shop, the Hummingbird Bakery is situated on Portobello Road in Notting Hill but also has branches in various other parts of the city. It arrived in London in 2004 and quickly established a following with delicious treats such as their famed red velvet cupcakes.


With six different cake shops across the capital city, Konditor & Cook are definitely doing something right and have been trading for over 25 years now. Each shop is extremely popular with both residents and tourists alike and serves some of the best tasting baked goods you could ever try. They are well worth a visit.

Cutter & Squidge

Claiming to be London’s only 100% natural bakery, Cutter & Squidge make everything from scratch and try to use real British ingredients where possible or source from British producers when they can’t. If you are looking to enjoy some delicious baked goods but don’t want them full of fat or sugar laden, these cakes might be the right ones for you. They use just as much as needed to make something delicious – and delicious they truly are!

Lily Vanilli

Always offering a delicious variety of cakes and other items, this cake shop often changes its seasonal menu which means you can always try something new. Lily has been praised by British Vogue and Sunday Times Style for her baked goods and has quickly developed an established and loyal clientele. With so many delicious treats to choose from, you would be hard pushed to opt for just one.

Blackbird Bakery

With everything for sale at this bakery made by the team, you know that you are guaranteed consistently good quality baked goods. This bakery originally began as a market stall in East Dulwich before opening up seven different shops across South London. However, they can still be found at their original pitch every Saturday as well as another market every Sunday.

Primrose Bakery

Best known for their celebration cakes, Primrose Bakery have quickly become known as a go to cake shop in the city. With many famous people among their clients, their celebration cakes are second to none and well worth checking out for special occasions.

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